Beyond Zero Energy in European Homes

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Beyond Zero Energy in European Homes

Where is energy efficiency in buildings headed in Europe? Key trends in Germany, Europe's leading construction market, provide useful insight.

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Multifamily Housing

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May 03, 2010

The Overlooked Sector for Energy Efficiency [continue reading]

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ECM Efficiency

Author: Kohta Ueno
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May 03, 2010

Electrically Commutated Motors (ECM) in air-handler fans promise improved efficiency. But does improved technology necessarily mean efficient HVAC systems? [continue reading]

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Do CFLs Still Pass the Test?

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May 03, 2010

Energy Star cracks down on deficient CFLs. [continue reading]

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Grupe Homes Enters the Whole-House Retrofit Market

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March 01, 2010

The depressed new home market is providing a challenge - and an opportunity - for home builders considering entering the retrofit market. [continue reading]

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The Net Impact of Home Energy Feedback Devices

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March 01, 2010

Recently, much attention has been focused on modifying the way individuals interact with energy consuming products in their homes. In order to examine the viability of real-time feedback devices to produce energy savings, Energy Trust ... [continue reading]

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HERS Rater Helps Rebuild Greensburg, Kansas

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March 01, 2010

Brian Wendland is a HERS rater and his sonAaron Wendland is a student at Pratt University, working towards a degree in biology with an emphasis on environmental biology. You’ve all heard news and ... [continue reading]

Water Heaters Get an Efficiency Makeover Courtesy of DOE

Marianne DiMascio

Water Heaters Get an Efficiency Makeover Courtesy of DOE

From the rustic 1850s pump shower to the 1920s Humphrey automatic to today’s modern ...

Number of Certified Passive House Square Meters Reaches One Million Mark

Benjamin Wünsch

Number of Certified Passive House Square Meters Reaches One Million Mark

Building owners throughout the world are increasingly turning to the Passive House standard. This past autumn, the number of square ...

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